Virginia Reader's Choice 2022-23
Elementary (grades 3-5)
Allergic by Megan Wagner Lloyd
Before the Ever After by Jacqueline Woodson
Butterfly for a King by Susan Roth
Don’t Check Out This Book by Kate Klise
Exquisite: The Poetry and Life of Gwendolyn Brooks by Suzanne Slade
JD and the Great Barber Battle by J Dillard
Ruby in the Sky by Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo
Skunk and Badger by Amy Timberlake
The Elephant’s Girl by Celesta Rimington
The Silver Arrow by Lev Grossman

Primary (grades 1-3)
Hugo and the Impossible Thing by Renee Smith
In My Mosque by M.O. Yuksel
Marsha is Magnetic by Beth Ferry
Mel Fell by Corey Tabor
My Bed: Enchanting Ways to Fall Asleep Around the World by Rebecca Bond
Saturdays are for Stella by Candy Wellins
Someone Builds the Dream by Lisa Wheeler
The Chicken Who Couldn’t by Jan Thomas
The Suitcase by Chris Naylor-Ballesteros
Watercress by Andrea Wang